Feb. 23-24, 2015 Nairobi, Kenya (optional)
Feb. 25-27, 2015 Johannesburg, South Africa and Maputo, Mozambique
Tap into International Business Opportunities
Kenya, South Africa and Mozambique are investing now in key sectors to boost their economies. This trade mission will put you front and center with the key decision makers looking for technologies and solutions like yours.
Trade Mission Features
- Meetings with potential partners, distributors and end-users
- Receptions with the local business communities
- Briefings from local experts on doing business in Africa
- Media exposure
Energy Equipment and Services Power generation, including renewable; transmission and distribution, energy efficiency, oil and gas exploration and production and project development.
Transportation Infrastructure and Equipment Road, bridge and dam construction; railroad equipment and rolling fleets, port mobile, weighbridges and quayside systems and upgrades to port equipment.
Agricultural Equipment Crop production equipment and machinery, irrigation equipment and technology, crop storage and handling, precision farming technologies and fertilizers.
Medical Technologies Diagnostic imaging equipment, laboratory equipment, patient aids, innovative minimally invasive devices and dental and optometry equipment.
Contact Anne Novak at Anne.Novak@trade.gov  or (202) 482-8178.
Application deadline is December 31, 2014.
April 12-17, 2015
Smart Cities – Smart Growth
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz today announced that they will lead a Business Development Mission to China in April 2015, focused on industries supporting Smart Cities and Smart Growth.
This business development mission will promote U.S. exports to China by helping U.S. companies launch or increase their business in in industries supporting Smart Cities and Smart Growth. The mission will include government and business-to-business meetings, market briefings, and networking events. The mission will focus on helping U.S. companies doing business in the China to increase their current level of exports and business interests and U.S. companies that are experienced exporters enter these markets for the first time in support of creating jobs in the United States.
For more information, you can contact the U.S. Department of Commerce Office of Business Liaison at (202) 482-1360 or BusinessLiaison@doc.gov .
The application deadline for the trade mission is Friday, January 23, 2015.